Ropes and Art
PLAM to the “Biennale di Venezia 2017” Because we like following the creativity of our customers and go through new experinces, this time our ropes were used to make Icelandic Trolls long hair, 36 mt tall, of the Installation Art called “Out of Control in Venice” of Egill Sæbjörnsson.
We were also present to the “Fuori Salone di Milano 2017” Our ropes were used to create the Installation Art designed by Diller Scofidio & Renfro in collaboration with Maco Technology srl
"5 Fari" Sailboat Race
We were present with our PLAM ropes at the “5 Lighthouses Sailboat Race” 3rd edition, organized by “Canottieri Palermo” sailing school-company.
The Sailboat Race, 138 miles openseas, touches some of the most beautiful pleaces in the Mediterranean sea.
6 minutes to go down, 4 hours and 45 minutes to get back on top.
This is the time Danilo Bernasconi, scuba-diving specialist, took to arrive at – 220 mt depths and get back on the top of Como Lake, allowing him to establish the new Deep Immersion World Record, without assistance.
Danilo Bernasconi won his feat using PLAM ropes expressly studied for his mission.
Over 8000 challenge
Silvio Mondinelli, alias “Gnaro” or “Lord of the 8000”, on July 2007 became part of the climbing world élite specialists, who have scale/climb all the “14 Eight thousand of the World”.
He won his 8000 without using additional oxygen; only 19 climbing specialist were able to do the same from 1970 till today.
The usage of PLAM ropes for his feats, have been possible thanks to the study/research, time by time, of the best ropes suitable according to his mission.
"Mezza Lama" Cup
“Mezza Lama” Cup is an International ski mountaineering competition, using classic equipment, performed on Monte Rosa Massif.
Three athletes of “Bielerine Dimitrulla” Team won the 3rd position on women cathegory.
A big thanks goes to PLAM for supplying the ropes.